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The Lunatics With Guns Are Winning

The past week has to be one of the most embarrassing in the history of the United States of America. In cities and towns around the country, average citizens, going about their daily business continue to be gunned down by … Continue reading

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Neocons: “Don’t Try It, It Might Work”

It is amazing but totally predictable. The war mongering neocons who escaped unscathed from the horrors of the george w bush administration continue now as they did with Iraq and Afghanistan and as they did with Libya and as they … Continue reading

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GOP Great at Re-Writing HIstory to Suit Their Needs

It’s not enough that the right wing has made a saint out of this country’s worst president in history, and it’s not enough that they demonize the current president for everything he supports, irregardless of the fact that they had … Continue reading

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Screw Syria – Fix the Bridges!

As shown in this map, across the United States there are thousands and thousands of bridges, across which, on a daily basis, 200 million vehicles – cars, trucks, motorcycles, bicycles – and people, pass, which are in danger of collapsing. … Continue reading

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Obama Budget a Slap in the Face to the Democratic Base

Next year, it may be “buy chicken instead of beef” for seniors, but in a few more years for some, it may well be “buy cat food instead of chicken”. THAT could be the eventual result of changing Social Security … Continue reading

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Prosperity COULD Be Around the Corner

Cut, Cap, and Balance. Grim Reaper Party. Tea Klux Klan. Tea Bagger House. These people are dangerous. And much of the American citizenry, thanks to Rupert Murdoch’s garbage network of LIES, DECEIT and pure, unadulterated CRAP, thanks to Citizens United, … Continue reading

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Sen. Sanders Takes Action – Bill to End US-Paid Mercenaries

I’ve written a lot about how utterly absurd it is for the US government to continue to award multi-million dollar contracts to such criminal enterprises as Halliburton and its various subsidiaries, and to Xe Services, the successor to Blackwater, not … Continue reading

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More Halliburton: What Are the President and the Army Doing?

During the 2008 Presidential campaign, President Obama frequently stated words to the effect that “‘sweetheart deals for Halliburton” would be over once he was elected. As reported by Bloomberg News in the past few days, this is not the case, … Continue reading

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Halliburton is Everywhere, Keeping the Courts Busy

Dick Cheney’s former home, Halliburton, and its subsidiaries, primarily Kellogg, Brown & Root (KBR), have received untold billions of dollars in public and private contracts since becoming institutionalized by the bush administration, and seemingly every such contract has been followed … Continue reading

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